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A Toast to Rhône Wines: France’s Southern Rhône Valley Is Home to Some of the Earth’s Best Vintages

I first chose to drink a wine from France’s Rhône valley because pronouncing it fell within my radius of linguistic confidence. I was sitting in a bistro in Paris on Rue Mouffetard, a street whose movements feed the Paris of the imagination so slavishly that the cast—garrulous fishmongers dangling cigarettes and old men nursing espresso […]